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Romanians join European royals for last king's state funeral

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Tens of thousands of Romanians joined European royals to pay their respects to King Michael, Romania's last monarch and a ruler remembered for his dignity and...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 10:09

Nevada governor and wife separating, plan to divorce

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval says he and his wife, Kathleen, have decided to separate and plan to divorce after 27 years of marriage. The two-term...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 10:01

New Austrian government pledges pro-EU approach, more police

BERLIN (AP) — The new Austrian government led by a conservative and a nationalist party is pledging to tighten the country's asylum and immigration regulations while maintaining a firm commitment...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 09:56

Arrests made in overdose death of woman with 9 children

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say two men have been arrested in connection with the suspected overdose death of a woman whose nine children watched her die in their family's...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 09:48

California's wildfire now ranks as state's third-largest

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — The massive wildfire that California has been battling since early December has now ballooned into the third-largest in the state's history, burning a record amount...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 09:45

The Latest: South Africa leader doesn't endorse a successor

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The Latest on South Africa's ruling party meeting (all times local): 6:40 p.m. South Africa's president says he has met with all of the candidates to succeed...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 09:39

Police: robbery suspect dies in officer-involved shooting

SALEM, Va. (AP) — Virginia State Police say they are investigating a fatal officer-involved shooting at a shopping center in Rockbridge County. Police said deputies from the Rockbridge County Sheriff's...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 09:19

Tribes oppose planned bioterror tests near Oklahoma graves

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Five Native American tribes that own an Oklahoma site where the U.S. Department of Homeland Security intends to conduct bioterrorism drills next year now oppose the...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 08:49

Syrian troops march into rebel-held province of Idlib

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government forces have entered small parts of the northwestern rebel-held province of Idlib in one of their deepest incursions into the area where President Bashar Assad's...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 08:38

Relatives lose contact with Palestinian tycoon in Saudi

JERICHO, West Bank (AP) — Two relatives say they have lost contact with a Jordanian-Palestinian tycoon after he flew to Saudi Arabia. They said Saturday they are concerned about Sabih...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 08:34

Libya's coast guard rescues over 270 migrants

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — A Libyan official says coast guards have rescued at least 270 migrants off Libya's eastern coast. Navy official el-Hadi Kheil said Saturday that the Arab and...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 08:25

More than $600,000 spent on police gear for pipeline protest

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota law enforcement purchased more than $600,000 worth of body armor, tactical equipment and crowd control devices during the height of protests against the Dakota...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 08:25

Ex-wife of Lorenzen Wright charged with murder in 2010 death

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities say the ex-wife of former NBA player Lorenzen Wright has been charged with first-degree murder in his death more than seven years ago. Memphis Police...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 08:24

The Latest: South Africa's leader admits party 'failures'

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The Latest on South Africa's ruling party meeting (all times local): 5:20 p.m. South Africa's president is admitting "failures" of the weakening ruling party but is defending...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 08:23

Memphis police say ex-wife has been charged with murder in death of former NBA player Lorenzen Wright

MEMPHIS (AP) — Memphis police say ex-wife has been charged with murder in death of former NBA player Lorenzen Wright.
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 08:19

The Latest: South Africa leader says greed threatens party

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The Latest on South Africa's ruling party meeting (all times local): 5:10 p.m. South Africa's scandal-prone president is asserting that "theft and corruption" in the private sector...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 08:08

Trump calls wife of hospitalized Sen. John McCain

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has called the wife of John McCain as the Arizona senator is hospitalized for cancer treatments. The White House said Trump called Cindy McCain...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 08:07

Egypt reopens ancient library in Sinai after renovations

ST. CATHERINE'S, Egypt (AP) — Egypt reopened on Saturday an ancient library which holds thousands of centuries-old religious and historical manuscripts at the famed St. Catherine Monastery, a UNESCO World...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 08:04

The Latest: California fire now state's 3rd-largest ever

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on wildfires in California (all times local): 6:50 a.m. Officials say the massive wildfire that California has been battling since early December is...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 08:00

AP-NORC Poll: 52 percent say country worse off under Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans are painting a pessimistic view of the country and President Donald Trump as 2017 comes to a close. That's according to a new poll from The...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 07:46

The Latest: South Africa leader notes 'enormous challenges'

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The Latest on South Africa's ruling party meeting (all times local): 4:45 p.m. South Africa's scandal-prone president says "we must attend to enormous challenges facing our movement"...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 07:44

Wife of pastor charged in child sex case arrested

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The wife of one of three Ohio pastors accused of child sex trafficking has been indicted on federal charges accusing her of interfering in her husband's...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 07:35

The Latest: South Africa's tense ruling party urges unity

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The Latest on South Africa's ruling party meeting (all times local): 4:30 p.m. South Africa's ruling party conference to choose a new leader is beginning with emotional...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 07:32

Romanians join European royals for king's state funeral

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Tens of thousands of Romanians joined European royals to pay their respects to late King Michael who was remembered for his dignity and morality, as he...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 07:29

The one that got away: Not the fish, but the $2.8M prize

OCEAN CITY, Md. (AP) — A Florida man is fighting a protracted battle with a fishing tournament over $2.8 million in prize money. Phil Heasley caught a 6-foot fish at...
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 07:20

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